PMI Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA)®
Business analysis is a topic of growing importance to projects and programs. The marketplace reflects
this importance, as practitioners increasingly embrace business analysis as a technique for uncovering
business needs, managing requirements, and creating effective solutions to business problems. The
PMI-PBA certification recognizes an individual’s expertise in business analysis, and using these tools
and techniques to improve the overall success of projects.
In addition, the PMI-PBA certification carries a high level of professional credibility. It requires a
combination of business analysis training, experience working on projects, and examination on business analysis principles, practices, tools, and techniques. This global certification also supports individuals in meeting the needs of organizations that rely on business analysis practitioners to play key roles on their teams.
Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate’s degree 7,500 hours of business analysis experience 35 contact hours of education in business analysis. Bachelor’s degree or the global equivalent 4,500 hours of business analysis experience 35 contact hours of education in business analysis.
This course is targeted toward a diverse range of managers and staff members who wish to acquire the necessary skills to successfully manage projects.
If you work with project teams and manage requirements or product development, or if you’re a project or program manager who performs business analysis in your role, then the PMI-PBA® certification is right for you.
Upon completion, participants will be able to:
- Identify the business analysis tasks discussed in Business Analysis for Practitioners: A Practice Guide
- State the importance of the five business analysis domains covered by the PMI-PBA®
- Assess readiness for taking the PMI-PBA®
Is there a discount available for current students?
UMBC students and alumni, as well as students who have previously taken a public training course with UMBC Training Centers are eligible for a 10% discount, capped at $250. Please provide a copy of your UMBC student ID or an unofficial transcript or the name of the UMBC Training Centers course you have completed. Asynchronous courses are excluded from this offer.
What is the cancellation and refund policy?
Student will receive a refund of paid registration fees only if UMBC Training Centers receives a notice of cancellation at least 10 business days prior to the class start date for classes or the exam date for exams.